DeLand, Fla. - Senior outside hitter Kaylee Ream (Venice, Fla.) led all players with a career-best 19 kills but visiting ETSU prevailed over the Stetson volleyball team (5-13, 0-6 Atlantic Sun) with a 3-1 victory in an Atlantic Sun Conference match Friday night at the Edmunds Center. The Bucs (10-11, 3-3 A-Sun) won by scores of 25-11, 25-20, 25-27, and 25-13.
In addition to her 19 kills, Ream picked up 16 digs to finish with a double-double, as did sophomore outside hitter Kaley Melville (New Germany, Minn.), who registered 15 kills and 16 digs. Junior libero Monique Russell (Phoenix, Ariz.) joined the trio of Hatters with 16 digs. Junior setter Alisha Hoffman (Leesburg, Fla.) dished out a career-high 23 assists and sophomore Ellen Hawks (Austin, Texas) led the Hatters with four blocks. Freshman setter Erika White (Jacksonville, Ill.) reached double figures in assists as well with 12 helpers.
Megan Devine had 15 kills and 16 digs to lead the Bucs. ETSU freshman setter Jamie Rutledge approached a triple double with seven kills, 46 assists and 14 digs while McKayla Barber added five blocks.
Stetson hit .319 during its set three victory and finished with a .145 attack percentage for the match. ETSU hit .272 overall, including a .414 mark in the final set.
The Hatters host A-Sun rival USC Upstate at 5:00 pm Saturday. Live Stats and Hatter Vision will be available at GoHatters.com, the official online home of Stetson Athletics.
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